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IBM Loads Linux on Mainframes
IBM has announced that it will now provide Linux support and services for its largest machines, the S/390 Series of mainframes/servers.

windows system on linux  reliable system. Small shops, Windows-only shops, and Solaris-only shops will have little if any interest in this announcement. IBM has made it clear they are trying to supplant Sun in the Internet infrastructure, so we expect that more Solaris-only shops will be hearing from IBM Sales in the future. However, we are not certain there is (presently) a compelling reason for current Sun users to switch from Solaris to IBM-based Linux. There may be other reasons to move from Sun to IBM, but we do not see

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The model of IT services for Free and Open Source software (FOSS) helps identify the characteristics clients require from consultants, integrators, resellers, etc. to develop, support, migrate, and implement enterprise solutions or services that are based on, or are themselves, FOSS. In addition, it supports standard criteria important to enterprise Linux rollouts or migrations. 

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